The abbreviation of SAS CDM is Statistical Analysis Software of Clinical Data Management. SAS CDM is a tool specially used in clinical research to manage the clinical data. The collection of data gathered at investigator site is stored in CDMS (Clinical Data Management System). While managing the data, we as humans make mistakes. To reduce the chance of making errors, the CDMS is comprised of various means to verify the data.
Any individual who is an IT professional or a student willing to enhance or upgrade skills in SAS clinical research can enroll in this training and take your career to the next level.
Each training institute will have different ways of teaching the subject while giving priority to different modules. The different modules required to become an SAS CDM professional includes the following:
Module 1: Introduction to Clinical Data Management
Module 2: Introduction to Clinical Research
Module 3: History and Regulation in Clinical Research
Module 4: CFR Annotation
Module 5: Data Base Design
Module 6: Data Dictionary Preparation
Module 7: Data Entry / Data Capture / CRF Tracking / Data Validation
Module 8: Data Cleaning by SAS 9.13
Module 9: Query / Discrepancy Management
Module 10: Safety Data management
Module 11: CDISC standards / 21 CFR Part 11
Module 12: QA / QC
Learning any online course will benefit both the individuals as well as the organizations. Some of the benefits to individuals are given below:
Before signing up in any online course one must browse regarding the course duration and fee structure of the institutes. The duration can be chosen by the individual comfort i.e. during weekdays or weekends. The duration usually takes 25-30 hours and accordingly the price varies.
Clinical Trails and Clinical Data Management :
Components of SAS Different data types